Posted: 15 November, 2014 by Rhiannon

Wow, Sea Lions Are Terrifying!

Diver's close encounter makes us jump!

Tags: Sea Lions, Close Calls, Sea Lion Attack, GoPro, Life


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So with all of these internet videos of adorable baby sea animals floating around, we're all pretty sure sea lions are meant to be our best friends, right? Guess again!


One freediver, who was filming his spearfishing trip off the California coast with his GoPro, was reminded that sea lions are very wild, sometimes very aggressive animals when he captured this shocking footage: 

Eeek! Maybe stick to petting dogs and cats, then. 

Tags: Sea Lions, Close Calls, Sea Lion Attack, GoPro, Life

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